Labelmaster (American Labelmark Company)


Location

Chicago, IL
United States
41° 52' 41.2104" N, 87° 37' 47.2728" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 11, 2012
geo: 
Chicago, IL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A hacker accessed the e-commerce site labelmaster.com.  Customer names, addresses, credit card numbers, and credit card expiration dates were exposed.  

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Evernote


Location

Redwood City, CA
United States
37° 29' 6.774" N, 122° 14' 10.878" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 3, 2013
geo: 
Redwood City, CA
United States
Extra Info: 

Evernote's breach notice can be found here: http://evernote.com/corp/news/password_reset.php.

Records Breached: 

50,000,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker or hackers attacked and may have accessed Evernote's online system. Evernote reset all user passwords as a precaution.  User names, email addresses, and encrypted passwords may have been exposed. 

UPDATE (03/09/2013): A total of 50 million users were told to reset their passwords.

Source: 
Media

Weather Shield


Location

Medford, WI
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 16, 2013
geo: 
Medford, WI
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A total of 55 current and former Weather Shield employees across the country discovered that someone had stolen their identities and filed fraudulent tax refunds.  Several employees who were victims of identity theft in 2012 discovered that they had been affected again when filing their taxes in April of 2013. It is unclear how the 2012 or 2013 breaches occurred.

Source: 
Media

Northrop Grunman


Location

Suwanee, GA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 9, 2013
geo: 
Suwanee, GA
United States
Records Breached: 

70,000

People who were linguists or applied to be linguists within Northrop Grunman Technical Services, inc. Balkans Linguist Support Program may have had their personal information exposed. A database that contained names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, blood types, contact information, and additionaly types of government-issued identification numbers was accessed by unauthorized parties.  The breach occured sometime between November 2012 and May 2013 and was discovered on July 26.

Source: 
Media

Court Ventures, Experian


Location

Chicago, IL
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 21, 2013
geo: 
Chicago, IL
United States
Records Breached: 

200,000,000

The Experian subsidiary Court Ventures was found to have sold information to unauthorized parties. Consumer Social Security numbers, driver's license numbers, bank account information, dates of birth, and credit card data were given to foreign criminals posing as a legitimate private investigator for over a year.  The information was then resold to Superget.info, Findget.met, and possibly other underground cybercrime sites.

Source: 
Media

Boston Convention and Exhibition Center


Location

Boston, MA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 12, 2013
geo: 
Boston, MA
United States
Records Breached: 

300

At least seven employees of Boston Convention and Exhibition Center and 300 people who attended conventions during the fall may have been affected by a credit card breach.  It is unclear how the credit card information may have been accessed and the exact dates when customers would have been vulnerable.

Source: 
Media

Blue Shield of California


Location

San Francisco
50 Beale Street
San Francisco, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 15, 2014
geo: 
San Francisco
50 Beale Street
San Francisco, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

On January 15, 2014, Blue Shield of California received information that a transaction confirmation page on their website was displaying Agent ID numbers and in some cases those Agent ID numbers were the agent's Social Security number.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Guidance Software, Inc.


Location

Pasadena, CA
United States
34° 8' 52.026" N, 118° 8' 40.2576" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 20, 2005
geo: 
Pasadena, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

3,800

A hacked database exposed credit card numbers of law enforcement officials and network security professionals.  The company is a leading provider of software used to diagnose hacked attacks.

UPDATE (4/3/07): The FTC came to a settlement agreement and final consent order against Guidance Software.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Boeing


Location

Seattle, WA
United States
47° 36' 22.356" N, 122° 19' 55.4556" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 21, 2006
geo: 
Seattle, WA
United States
Records Breached: 

3,600 current and former employees

A laptop was taken from a Boeing human resources employee at Sea-Tac airport. It contained Social Security numbers and other personal information, including personnel information from the 2000 acquisition of Hughes Space and Communications.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

AT&T via vendor that operates an order processing computer


Location

San Francisco, CA
United States
37° 46' 29.748" N, 122° 25' 9.8976" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 29, 2006
geo: 
San Francisco, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

19,000

Computer hackers accessed credit card account data and other personal information of customers who purchased DSL equipment from AT&T's online store. The company is notifying fewer than 19,000 customers.

UPDATE (9/1/06). The breach was followed by a bogus phishing e-mail to those customers that attempted to trick them into revealing more info such as SSN and birthdate -- essential for crime of identity theft.

Source: 
Dataloss DB
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